Chimp trekking in Kibale Forest
Kibale Forest, Uganda
Kibale Forest in western Uganda is home to 13 different species of primate, and is the main area for chimpanzee trekking in the country. Sighting rates are high, and you will have the incredible opportunity to get up close to these fascinating animals.
Kibale Forest has the highest concentration of primate in East Africa, and contains a large habituated chimpanzee community. Here you will have the chance to trek through the forest in search for its most famous inhabitant, with your expert guide leading the way. Visitors can safely observe these intriguing animals in their natural habitat thanks to many years of research and habituation efforts in the area. This ensures high sighting rates, as the chimpanzee are used to human presence, and is the reason that Kibale is the most popular area for chimp trekking in Uganda.